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A Convention for the Ages

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Katie Pavlich

Poverty Is Caused by the Dad Gap

Well after 50 years from the end of the Civil War, black Americans in much of the country were not allowed to enter the homes of whites by the...

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Tom Patterson

Our Precarious, Flabby Military and a Generation of Unhardy Americans

One couldn’t help but notice that some of the secret service agents who whisked away Donald Trump from a podium targeted for violence were...

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Jeff Davidson

We Haven't Seen This in Decades

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Kurt Schlichter

Joe Biden, American Lemon

Establishment Democrats and their media allies have spent the better part of a month trying to remove President Joe Biden as their presidential...

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Scott Hogenson

Would Jefferson Have Told You What Kind of Horse You Could Buy?

Can you imagine what the American people would have thought, said, and done, in 1801, if President Thomas Jefferson had tried to get Congress to...

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Mark Lewis

Never Forget That Political Rhetoric Lives in the Realm of Hyperbole

Listening to the rhetoric at the RNC this past week, it’s easy to imagine that, with Donald Trump in the White House again, we will enter into...

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Michael Brown

Biden’s NPA-A Announcement Jeopardizes U.S. Energy Security

It is no secret that the Biden administration is committed to weening the U.S. off fossil fuels. From pledges of transitioning the American economy...

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Nate Scherer

Convention Delirium: MSNBC’s Fake Presence, NPR Hit With Hulkamania, and a 'LOTR' Conspiracy for the Ages

The news nets were collectively unspun by the RNC this week, delivering their brands of dysphoria. Presentation Paradox – MSNBC Deceptive staging...

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Brad Slager

Duty Drawback Example of Corporate Welfare

Corporate welfare is something both parties, and the American people, dislike. It occurs when special interests use the power of government to...

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Peter Mihalick

God, Religion and You

"God is among us. And that is enough." God-talk at a political convention can be a turn-off. And maybe especially coming from a former Fox News host...

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Kathryn Lopez

End Small Business Tax to Make Main Street Great Again

President Donald Trump’s choice forl running mate, Senator J.D. Vance of Ohio, succinctly personalized Joe Biden’s runaway inflation when he said...

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Rick Manning

Why Would Any Legit Dem Presidential Prospect Jump Into This Mess?

The Left's efforts to push a fragile Joe Biden out of the presidential race are probably hitting an apex around now, as Senate Majority Leader...

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David Harsanyi

The Chosen One

I think it was in 2019 that I first interacted with Sen. J.D. Vance (R-Ohio). I had just finished my judicial clerkship and begun my career in...

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Josh Hammer

Echoes of History in This Year's Campaign

For those of a certain age, or with more than a woke education, the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump brings back echoes of...

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Michael Barone

Matt Yglesias Discovers Public Choice

Have you ever wondered why reasonably informed and otherwise rational people are “progressives” and why they vote for left-wing politicians?...

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John C. Goodman

In the Face of Hatred and Division, We Must Choose Unity and Hope

It was a scene so disturbing, so unreal, that I still am in shock, as I’m sure many in America and around the world are. There, in the fields of...

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Yael Eckstein

Reflections on the 30th Anniversary of the AIMA Bombing

Thursday marks the 30th anniversary of one of the deadliest terrorist attacks to be carried out in the Western hemisphere. The bombing of the...

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Alejo Vidal-Quadras

Max Boot Finds a Foreign Agent He Likes as the Press Ignores Joe Biden Getting Racist on Black Television

Democratic Custodial Services – MSNBC  The families of fallen soldiers were preempted by the Democratic Joke Hour? Recall during the Democratic...

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Brad Slager

Can We Let the Voters Decide -- Not the FBI, CIA, DOJ, Lawyers, Prosecutors, and Judges?

When Donald Trump seemed to have a lock on the 2016 Republican primary, the Democratic Party concluded that the people could not be counted on to...

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Victor Davis Hanson

Never Confuse Incompetence for Malice

A man can sleep better at night thinking evil men in charge have a plan than realizing incompetent idiots with no plan are in charge. Many...

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Erick Erickson

Are Trump Scandals Just Endless Hours of Noise?

On July 15, the opening day of the Republican convention, federal judge Aileen Cannon dismissed special counsel Jack Smith's indictment of former...

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Tim Graham

Weekend at Joe Biden's

By now, everyone has either seen the movie Weekend at Bernie's, knows something about the plot, or has heard Gov. Ron DeSantis refer to the movie...

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Jeff Davidson

It Really Isn't About Biden vs. Trump

Over the past eight-plus years, political analysts of all stripes have tended to give Trump the wrong sort of credit for the support he enjoys with...

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Laura Hollis

Waging War on Modern Agriculture and Global Nutrition

The World Economic Forum says the world faces a new crisis, “One-third of anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions come from food production.” With...

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Paul Driessen

God Is Good... Trump's Work Is Clearly Not Finished

Being at the Republican National Committee convention in Milwaukee this week to witness the first public appearance of former President Donald...

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Gary Franks

The Real Reason Trump Chose JD Vance

Why did Donald Trump select JD Vance? Obviously, their current policy views are simpatico, but JD Vance was not supportive back in 2016. He was...

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Kurt Schlichter

An Assassin’s Bullets and a Matter (Or Question) of Faith

Looking at all the computer models and video of the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump, you can easily come away with the idea...

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Derek Hunter

The Immaculate Protection From the Shot That Reelected Trump

Call it the Immaculate Protection. The would-be assassin's bullet came within a sliver of an inch of killing former President Donald Trump. The...

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Larry Elder

Government Price-Fixing In Pharma is Making Things Worse

In 2005, when Congress debated the Medicare Modernization Act, Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., wanted to cap premiums for Part D – the federal...

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Brian Mcnicoll

The Media Who Hate Conspiracies Turn Blue Anon

Blue Anon – VARIOUS OUTLETS The people who hate conspiracies sure are quick to spout them. What more needs to be said about an industry that is...

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Brad Slager

Providence and America

Did God providentially spare former President Donald J. Trump’s life on Saturday, July 13, 2024? The front-runner presidential candidate could...

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Jerry Newcombe

What Trump Should Say Thursday Night

When Donald Trump takes the stage Thursday night and accepts for the third time the Republican Party's nomination for president, he faces an...

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Cal Thomas

God Is Back in the Public Square

The Republican National Convention (RNC) and the attempted assassination of Donald Trump have brought a renewed focus on God in the American public...

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Alan Joseph Bauer

What We Must Do Now to Help Trump Stay Alive Until November

It was tried once, and — Praise God — it failed …  For anyone who ever said they wanted to see a miracle before coming into a relationship with...

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Cliff Nichols

Hey! Are Those Bullets in Your NPR Tote?

If you were worried that liberals would tone down the apocalyptic rhetoric about Donald Trump after Saturday's assassination attempt -- He's an...

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Ann Coulter

We Seem To Have Forgotten Something

I have made the point countless times that the American people are largely historically illiterate people who seem to believe that history started...

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Mark Lewis

The Case for Trump: Now More Than Ever

As Republican leaders, elected officials, candidates, delegates, and others meet this week in Milwaukee for the 43rd Republican National Convention...

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Jenny Beth Martin

Spare Me The Phony 'But Ronald Reagan!' Crocodile Tears Over JD Vance

Donald Trump picking JD Vance as his vice-presidential running mate was a message that Trump’s second term will not be the end of what simple...

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Kurt Schlichter

NBC Omits Biden Scolding Lester Holt as a Trump Enabler

NBC anchorman Lester Holt interviewed President Joe Biden on the first day of the Republican convention. In the past, that would be seen as...

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Tim Graham

Republicans Backing Away From Most Important Issue of Our Day

When can you deliberately kill an innocent human being? Answer: Never. But that is not what the Republican Party says in the new platform it...

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Terry Jeffrey

Democracy Thrives in Darkness

The events surrounding the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump once again show that supposedly open, democratic governments...

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Alan Joseph Bauer

JD Vance: A Bridge to America's Future

At this year’s RNC Convention, Republican Presidential Candidate, Donald J. Trump announced his long-awaited and much-anticipated running mate for...

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Magdalene Horzempa

MAGA Is Unstoppable Now

Legendary heroism shined from Trump and his MAGA supporters who attended the Pennsylvania rally where a gunman shot Trump and attendees from a...

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John And Andy Schlafly

A Bitter Mug of 'Morning Joe'

News Avoidance Syndrome – MSNBC The honesty from management is deeply hurtful! We covered yesterday how MSNBC decided to keep "Morning Joe" off...

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Brad Slager

Joe Biden’s Latest Shiny Distraction

In an effort to distract attention from his failed policies on inflation, energy, and healthcare, President Joe Biden has tasked the Federal Trade...

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Nam Pham

A Ruling in Favor of DIY Distillers Affirms Limits on Congressional Power

If you search for "home still" on Amazon, you will see a bunch of products that are explicitly advertised as tools for producing liquor. But while...

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Jacob Sullum

God's Hand on Donald J. Trump

An inch. One inch, and President Donald J. Trump would be dead. One slight turn of the head. One slight turn of the head saved Donald J. Trump's...

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Ben Shapiro

What We Must Learn From Trump Shooting

We now have, as we would expect, a tsunami of commentary regarding the horrible assassination attempt on Donald Trump. It is not trivial to observe...

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Star Parker

Trump's Promises

This week, Donald Trump will officially become the Republican nominee. Soon he is likely to again be president, according to the most accurate...

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John Stossel

Republicans Have the Wind at Their Backs

Republicans are launching their presidential race with the wind at their backs, and it's not because of President Joe Biden's mental incapacity or...

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Betsy Mccaughey

Donald Trump and the J.D. Vance Calculation

Milwaukee -- Former President Donald Trump once privately told associates that the problem he faced selecting a running mate was that the field of...

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Ron York

Trump Assassination Attempt Highlights Another Glaring Chapter of Failure for Biden

The number of chances President Joe Biden has been given to show he’s capable of doing this job would make many of his predecessors envious. Who...

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Matt Vespa

I’m Not Interested In Unifying With Leftists Right Now

I get that President Donald Trump is rewriting his speech to focus on unity, and I don’t blame him. Having had a gun pointed at me once, I know it...

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Derek Hunter

Trump Rewrites Republican Convention Speech to Focus on Unity, Not Biden

WORLD EXCLUSIVE -- Former President Donald Trump has completely rewritten his convention speech in light of the assassination attempt against him...

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Salena Zito

The Riots That Never Happened

All across America this past weekend cities went up in flames, businesses were looted, and general anarchy reigned. News reporters from CNN, MSNBC,...

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D.w. Wilber

NY Times Sees a GOP Conspiracy Enacted by the Dems

Presentation Paradox – THE NEW YORK TIMES / AXIOS Welllll…some conservatives were talking about it, so... It has been nothing short of amusing...

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Brad Slager

Half an Inch From a Civil Crisis

Had Donald Trump tilted his head the other way, the bullet that clipped his ear would have killed him.  America was half an inch away from a major...

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Douglas Carswell

Trump’s Near Miss — The Day George Washington’s Words Came To Life

Thank God former President Donald Trump survived the assassination last Saturday during his campaign rally in Butler, Pennsylvania. Unquestionably...

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John Nantz

DEI Is Transitioning to Die

The attempted assassination of President Trump highlights the failures of DEI under pressure. The extraordinary pictures that came out of Butler,...

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Alan Joseph Bauer

An Assassination Attempt Was Inevitable

There are consequences to virtually every mainstream media, office-holding Democrat and left-wing academic labeling former President Donald Trump a...

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Dennis Prager

The Republican Party Platform is Good

The Republican Party platform has been out for several days now. The platform lists the following 20 points and then provides a brief explanation...

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Mark Lewis

Tone Down the Rhetoric

" We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic...

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Cal Thomas

Trial Lawyers Are the Only Winners From Arbitration Restrictions

Our courts have been making headlines for all the wrong reasons. Those on the Right wonder how an elected judge who donated to President Biden...

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May Mailman

Following the Attempt on Trump's Life, We Nominate the Worst Media Coverage

The post-assassination-attempt edition, with selections for Worst Media Political Violence Analysis Award. 1. ANTI-SOCIAL MEDIA – ABC NEWS The...

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Brad Slager

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